The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 70 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 30 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.06% 1.14% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 2.14% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 9
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.26%
PowerShell
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
657 796 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.19% 53.28% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 446 551 452
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 39 (75.00%) Windows
2 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 34 (65.38%) VMware
3 24 (46.15%) Linux
4 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
5 20 (38.46%) Python
6 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 14 (26.92%) Apache
8 14 (26.92%) Tomcat
8 14 (26.92%) SAN
8 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
9 13 (25.00%) Citrix
9 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 13 (25.00%) Puppet
9 13 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (23.08%) Finance
11 11 (21.15%) Perforce
11 11 (21.15%) NetApp
11 11 (21.15%) Perl
11 11 (21.15%) SQL
11 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
12 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
13 9 (17.31%) Data ONTAP
13 9 (17.31%) SCCM
13 9 (17.31%) MySQL
13 9 (17.31%) ITIL
13 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
13 9 (17.31%) Cisco

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (26.92%) Apache
1 14 (26.92%) Tomcat
1 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.54%) IIS
3 6 (11.54%) JBoss
3 6 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (9.62%) Lync
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) SAN
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (13.46%) Firewall
3 7 (13.46%) IPsec
3 7 (13.46%) DNS
4 6 (11.54%) DHCP
5 5 (9.62%) LDAP
5 5 (9.62%) WAN
6 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.85%) SSH
6 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.92%) NAS
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.92%) Network Security
7 1 (1.92%) VPN
7 1 (1.92%) SMS
7 1 (1.92%) SSL
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Games
3 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Marketing
4 3 (5.77%) Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Publishing
6 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (11.54%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) IT Support
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) Application Packaging
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) DTV
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (75.00%) Windows
2 24 (46.15%) Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Data ONTAP
4 8 (15.38%) UNIX
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
3 9 (17.31%) ITIL
4 8 (15.38%) Open Source
5 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.54%) Information Security
6 6 (11.54%) Change Control
6 6 (11.54%) DevOps
7 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.69%) CRM
9 3 (5.77%) Migration
9 3 (5.77%) Game Development
9 3 (5.77%) Software Delivery
10 2 (3.85%) Server Patching
10 2 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) Python
2 11 (21.15%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) Perl
2 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
3 6 (11.54%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) VBScript
5 3 (5.77%) Lua
5 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Korn
7 1 (1.92%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) HND
2 2 (3.85%) MCSE
2 2 (3.85%) CISSP
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) SSCP
2 2 (3.85%) GIAC
2 2 (3.85%) CEH
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.92%) MCITP
3 1 (1.92%) MCSA
3 1 (1.92%) NCDA
3 1 (1.92%) NCIE
3 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.62%) DFS Replication
5 4 (7.69%) MetaFrame
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.85%) NFS
7 2 (3.85%) vSphere
7 2 (3.85%) XenApp
8 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.92%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Puppet
1 13 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (17.31%) SCCM
3 7 (13.46%) Nagios
3 7 (13.46%) Ansible
3 7 (13.46%) Capistrano
4 3 (5.77%) WSUS
5 2 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
1 34 (65.38%) VMware
2 13 (25.00%) Citrix
3 11 (21.15%) NetApp
3 11 (21.15%) Perforce
4 9 (17.31%) Cisco
5 8 (15.38%) Brocade
6 6 (11.54%) F5
6 6 (11.54%) Splunk
7 4 (7.69%) SAP
8 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.85%) EMC
10 1 (1.92%) Oracle
10 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.92%) AppSense
10 1 (1.92%) Altiris
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